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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,028 12,791 82.9 82.1-83.8 2,237 17.1 16.2-17.9
-Rowan County 444 363 76.8 71.4-81.4 81 23.2 18.6-28.6
GENDER
Male 156 118 69.2 60.0-77.1 38 30.8 22.9-40.0
Female 288 245 83.6 77.9-88.1 43 16.4 11.9-22.1
RACE
White 370 315 82.6 77.5-86.8 55 17.4 13.2-22.5
Other 71 45 50.9 37.1-64.5 26 49.1 35.5-62.9
AGE
18-44 175 131 69.3 60.3-77.1 44 30.7 22.9-39.7
45+ 268 231 82.7 76.3-87.6 37 17.3 12.4-23.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 183 70.3 62.5-77.1 56 29.7 22.9-37.5
Some College + 205 180 85.1 78.1-90.1 25 14.9 9.9-21.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 256 194 68.7 61.0-75.4 62 31.3 24.6-39.0
$50,000+ 103 98 95.3 88.1-98.2 5 4.7 1.8-11.9

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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